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Mostly Autumn are an English rock band. The group formed in Winter Mountain - Mostly Autumn - The Story So far (DVD) have built their reputation through constant touring,    never signing to a major label.
They produce music heavily influenced by s progressive rock. Mostly Autumn's first live shows were the former supporting the latter or vice versa; One Stoned Snowman's final El Hip-Hop Que Sé - Nach - A Través De Mí was a farewell show in December Mostly Autumn's original rhythm section of Alun Hughes and Chris Walton left the band during to concentrate on other musical projects and family commitments respectively and were subsequently replaced by bassist Stuart Carver and drummer Allan Scott.
Shortly after this, Widdop was replaced on vocals by Heather Findlay. This line-up recorded For All We Shared More line-up changes ensued, however, and by the time the band recorded their second album, The Spirit of Autumn Past inGibbons and Scott had been replaced by Angela Goldthorpe and Rob McNeil respectively.
In as a three piece — Bryan, Heather and Angela they achieved a support slot for Blackmore's Night on their Under a Violet Moon tour, bringing them to a wider audience. On the cover artwork for the following Blackmore's Night album Fires at MidnightWinter Mountain - Mostly Autumn - The Story So far (DVD) Findlay provided the illustration for the song "Hanging Tree".
Andy Smith replaced Stuart Carver on Jimi Hendrix - The Ultimate Experience bass guitar.
Shortly before the band's 'V Shows' tour inIain's brother Andrew Jennings took over on drums and percussion. By this time, the band had been praised by Rick Wright of Pink Floyd. At the beginning ofboth guitarist Liam Davison and drummer Andrew Jennings left the band; Davison to concentrate on his solo album and Jennings to devote his time to his other projects.
The guitar parts were shared out amongst the rest of the group. Ex- Karnataka drummer Gavin Griffiths stood in on drums for most of the live shows; Andrew Railroad Blues - Willie Tee & Cypress With Tommy McLain - Lynn August - Charles Mann - Legends Ma temporarily rejoined the group at the end ofuntil Henry Bourne took over in Gavin Griffiths returned for the first shows of in Manchester and London.
Anne-Marie Helder who had played support slots in the past and stood in for Angela during her pregnancy took over the role of flute, Sard - Chronomad - Chronomad and backing vocals. A new studio album entitled Glass Shadows was released in early and an accompanying tour took place in spring and early summer.
During OctoberMostly Autumn performed two gigs with an alternative, semi-acoustic line-up in support of the Bad Shepherds. This tour was truncated after the Bad Shepherds cancelled many dates. Mostly Autumn have their own independent record label Peregrinations - Bert Jansch - Rosemary Lane choose to finance each album release itself.
The group typically prints a limited edition of each album and sells those to cover their recording costs. A retail version of the album is then made available via retail outlets, distributors, the group's concerts and through their website.
Up to and including Heart Full of SkyMostly Autumn's albums have started with the last few seconds of the previous album's final song. This tradition was dropped with the release of Glass Shadows At the beginning ofHeather Findlay announced her intention to leave the band to focus on solo work and her family. She performed her last gig with the band at Leamington Spa Assembly on 2 April After her departure, Olivia Sparnenn stepped into the lead role, and the band's next album Go Well Diamond Heart was released in Bryan Josh and Olivia Sparnenn were married on 21 June From mid onwards, Helder and Griffiths were absent from the band's touring line-up due to other commitments; their positions being temporarily filled by keyboardist Hannah Hird and drummer Alex Cromarty.
In mid former Mostly Autumn flautist and Winter Mountain - Mostly Autumn - The Story So far (DVD) Angela Gordon replaced Hannah Hird in the band's touring line-up;  whilst no official statement was made at the time, the band have now acknowledged that Gordon had officially replaced Helder in the band's line-up, and with this new line-up the band recorded its next album, Sight of Day.
On 5 Novemberthe band announced that founding guitarist Liam Davison had died. Jennings left the band at the beginning of to pursue his own musical ambitions and formed his own band, Breathing Spaceas well as contributing to projects by other artists and even becoming a Music Technology teacher at Huntington School, a local comprehensive school. He recruited then-Mostly Autumn backing vocalist Olivia Sparnenn to sing lead vocals and the pair, along with various other musicians recorded three different albums.
Despite his return to the Mostly Autumn fold inIain remained a member and core songwriter in Breathing Space.
Breathing Space continued for a short while with Heidi Widdop over on vocals before eventually splitting up. During Heather Findlay and Angela Gordon formed an acoustic side project called Odin Dragonfly, making live appearances both as a support act and as headliners. In August they released their first album, Offerings. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Redirected from The Story So Far Mostly Autumn album.
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Bryan Josh — lead and rhythm guitars, lead and backing vocals, keyboards Heather Findlay — vocals, acoustic guitars, keyboards, recorders, whistles, percussion Anne-Marie Helder — flutes, keyboards, acoustic guitars, recorders, whistles, percussion, backing vocals Andy Smith — bass Henry Bourne — drums Olivia Sparnenn — backing vocals. MusicBrainz : 70aa6-acdee.
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